Manmohan Thapaliya Sharma
Born in 1983, started his initial training from his mother and his brother.In 1997 he was migrated to UP and began his training under ustad Maqbul Hussain khan famous Sarangi palyer of Rampur Sahaswan Ghrana. After receiving training for 5 years, Mr. Sharma later trained under Late Shree Shankar Majundar, senior disciple of Late Ustad Amir Khan of Kirana Indore Gharana in Delhi in the year 2003.Mr.Sharma joined ITC Sangeet Research Academy in Kolkata as a student trained under Pandit Amit Mukherjee ex- executive director of ITC Sangeet Research Academy in Kolkata as a student trained under kirana gharana. He is now national scholarship Holder from government of India, Ministry of Culture 2009. Rather than classical music Mr. Sharma is doing experimental music (East-West Fusion), Gazal, Sufi , Bhajan, indian and Nepali folks, Thumri and Dadra.
Mr. Thapaliya is a Master in Music. He completed this course from Rajaman Singh Tomar Music and Arts University, Gwalior,M.P, India. He was awarded with Sangeet Prabhakar from Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahbad in the year 2002. He has also Performed in Basantotsav in Darbhanga in the year 2000, at ‘’ Sri Swami Haridas Abirbhav Samaroh’’ in Mathura, U.P in the year 2002, he performed at Pratidhwani in Patna and ‘’ Baba Bhawa Pagla Sangeet Samaroh’’ in Kolkata 2003, in the famous TALIM Festival in Guwahati in the year 2007, in Ustaad Amir Khan festival as a vocal supporter with his guru Pandit Amit Mukherjee at Kolkata in 2008, in Debolia Sangeet Festival at Bhopal in 2009, at Indian Cultural Center under ICC (Indian Cultural center) at Katmandu, Nepal in 2011 and many other prestigious platform in India and Nepal .Recently in the year 2012, he performed in an outstanding manner in 17th National Youth Festival in Manglore, India. He has been visiting both the countries, Nepal and India from time to time for his stage programmes as well as for his musical workshops at renowned schools, colleges and universities ,Manmohan has to his credit 2 commercial releases:first was a CD on Nepali Geet and Ghazal (KAHILE GHAM KAHILE CHAYA) Then came a CD of SHANTI SHUTRA ( KMC FUSION MUSIC).